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The Advent Of Climate Friendly Consumerism | Chaminda Serasinha | TEDxColombo
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Added Sep 13, 2016
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Chaminda Serasinghe, spoke of the need to change the traditional mindset in attending to modern day issues. One such issue being ‘Climate Change’ he highlighted the need for humans to move away from consumerism, and take on responsibility for their own actions that contribute to adverse effects on the environment.

Currently serving as Director/Consultant at the ‘Shigadry with Earth’ Group; a research and innovation company; in Japan and Sri Lanka, he is also the author of the world's first Direct Carbon Negative Product Concept, with over 10,000 hrs of structured research on Climate Change & Mitigation. Having initiated and coordinated Sri Lanka's first ISO 14064 Greenhouse Gas inventory assessment, Chaminda is the holder of many patents and copyrights in diverse technology disciplines. Being a member of The Institute of Engineering and Technology (IET), UK, with an MBA in Operations Management, he is an experienced Corporate Manager cum Senior Executive with over 20 years in the industry and is currently into R&D, Inventions cum Product Development, Technology Management, Consulting and overall Business Development in the Low Carbon space, with special aptitudes in Electric Transportation (EVs) and Energy Management.

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